The Seaside Debates: A Critique of the New Urbanism

The Seaside Debates

A Critique of the New Urbanism

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ISBN10: 0847823458 ISBN13: 9780847823451 Contributors: Seaside Institute (Corporate Author) Publisher: Rizzoli Intl Pubns Published: Jun 1 2002 Pages: 160 Weight: 1.75lbs. Height: 9.50" Width: 7.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English

Publisher's Comments

This series of presentations and critiques, which took place at the Seaside Institute in Seaside, Florida, highlights the major issues of New Urbanism as they were discussed by the key players in the field, such as Andres Duany, Elizabeth PlaterZyberk, Stefanos Polyzoides, and Daniel Solomon, as well as such academic critics as Witold Rybczynski, Colin Rowe, Judith DiMaio, Alex Krieger, Alan Plattus, and others. Issues of growth management, promotion of civic life, land conservation, and rational transportation were discussed, focusing on eight U.S. and Canadian cities as examples.

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